Jarrod Kurtz

Springfield, Illinois, US

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Vocal Skills

Languages

English (North American), English

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Accents

Australian, Irish, Mexican, North American, Russian, US General American (GenAm), US Midwest (Chicago, Great Lakes), US New England (Boston, Providence), US New York (New Jersey, Bronx, Brooklyn), US South (Deep South, Dixie, Delta), US South West (Texas), US Upper Midwest (Fargo, Minnesota)

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Voice Ages

Teen (13-17), Young Adult (18-35), Middle Aged (35-54), Senior (55+)

Categories

Animation, Audiobooks, Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet Video, Movie Trailers, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames

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Studio

Turnaround Time

Depends upon the size and difficulty of the project as well as chosen delivery method. 12-48 hours on most jobs.

Microphone

Rode NT-1A

Computer & Software

Mac/multiple pc/protools

About Jarrod Kurtz

Overview

Natural speaking voice has a fair amount of bass and a southern midwestern twang. I can take that out(I think :-) and believe I can provide a wide variety of voice timber, type and quality for customers.

Projects that require southern accents or deep voices or a tough guy persona (think Clint Eastwood gravel) would come very natural but any project require a male voice at any age can be accommodated.

I have been in IT for a long time and technical jargon doesn't phase or intimidate me. In fact, were a client to need some consulting regarding tech I could provide that as well.

Ideally I wouldn't mind being the next movie trailer guy and a special goal for me is to get a VO gig on a cartoon or movie that my son would get to hear daddy on.

Though when young I did a fair amount of singing and vocals in stage performances, choirs, musicals etc, I am just now starting out in this business so get time and projects with me before my voice is widely known.






Provide male voices that are:
Funny, crazy, sincere, wise, cruel, dark, cold, tough, warm, genuine, masculine, sexy, romantic, seductive, passionate, wild, angry, intense, reserved, timid, adventurous, calm, soothing, caring, wise, considerate, empathetic, calming, reassuring, honest, believable, crisp, formal, common every man, whiskey soaked, raspy, intellectual, witty, vibrant, resounding, dramatic, etc...etc...

Can provide those and many many more tones and styles that lend authenticity to your character/roles cowboy, rock star, biker, villain, hero,

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Service Description

If chosen to do your project I will do anything and everything possible to make it an enjoyable, simple, quick process for you. We will get exactly what you want and will work together until we do.

I have been in consulting my whole life and it has taught me how to work with people from many different backgrounds and industries.

I am professional in all work I do but most importantly...I genuinely want to do this. I am genuinely excited about the idea so you can be assured of someone tackling your specific project with enthusiasm and dedication when you choose to work with me.

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Experience

I do not yet have any paid voice over work but I am very excited to get started.

I do have a ton of experience in education and consulting so I have talked for a living before. I have been in technical communications for many years starting as a communications specialist in the Marine Corps and then moving into IT telephony and data communications. So, items like diction and dialect are concepts I am well aware of.

I did sing and perform vocals in many different venues in my youth including musicals, choirs, etc...

My voice is on the telephone system of a couple of my IT customers.

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Client List

Be my first of many. I look forward to working with you!

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Education

Singing, piano and saxophone playing/performing/instruction. Also self taught guitar to a degree.

Communications and information technology training in USMC

B.S. In Telecommunications Management

Countless corporate training programs and have held numerous professional certifications in my field in the past.

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